Academics

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The NYU Abu Dhabi Capstone: The Culmination of an Education

Every NYU Abu Dhabi student completes a capstone, a yearlong independent endeavor that is the culmination of their undergraduate academic journey.

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The Neuroscience of Exercise

Learn how NYU professor Wendy Suzuki taps into the neuroscience of exercise in her lab, in the classroom, and in her life.

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Honors Programs and Research Opportunities for NYU Undergraduates

Each of NYU’s schools and colleges offers honors programs and guided research opportunities for especially high achievers.

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Believe That You Belong: A First-Generation Transfer Student’s Journey

NYU was Deigo's dream school and when he transferred here, he hit the ground running. Now, he is double majoring in Chemistry and Gender and Sexuality Studies, conducting research in a lab, and getting involved in community outreach.

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I Want to Do Research at NYU! But Where Do I Even Begin?

There are plenty of research opportunities at NYU. Curious how to get involved? Read on!

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Data Science, History Students Team Up to Uncover NYC Immigrant Lives

At the Humanities Research Lab at NYU Shanghai, students take an interdisciplinary approach to historical research.

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For Tandon Student Arame Sow, the Sky’s Not the Limit

By day, Arame conducts research and studies mechanical and aerospace engineering at NYU Tandon. When the bell rings, she trains to be an airline pilot.

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Faculty Research Lets CAS Senior Trisha Gupta Do It All

Through research experience with NYU faculty members, Trisha’s charted an academic course that bridges prehealth, English, chemistry, and medieval studies.

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Research Makes Mykhal Youngʼs World Go Round

A senior with a passion for epidemiology, Mykhal Young found a second home in the research lab.